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COURTS ACT

      

ACT 459 ( 1993)

        

SCHEDULES

FIRST SCHEDULE

(Section II 8 (2)

 

CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS SCHEDULES

 

 

Trade Unions Ordinance (Cap 9 1)

 

In section 12 (4) for "article 121" substitute "article

157"

 

Public Trustee Ordinance, 1952 (No.24)

 

 

 

 

 

Legal Profession Act 1960(Act 32.)

 

In section 10 (9), for "The Rules of Court Committee established by article 121 of the Constitution "substitute "The Rules of Court Committee established under article 157 of the Constitution".

 

 

 

 

In section 21 paragraph 2 of the First Schedule,

for "article 102 of the Constitution". substitute

"The Rules of Court Committee established

  under article 157 of the Constitution".

 

Habeas Corpus Act 1964   (Act. 244)

 

In section 4 (2) as amended by the Second

Schedule' of Act 372, substitute "article 121" by

clause (2) of article 1 3 0".

 

 

Maintenance of Children Decree 1977 (SMCD 13 3)

 

(a) For section I substitute the following-

    "1. For the purposes of this Decree a Community Tribunal shall, when constituted in accordance with section 2 of this Act, be a Family Tribunal."

 

(b)            For section 6 substitute the following

Enforce-      6.Where a maintenance or derismad

 ement of           under section 4 of this Decree

maintenance      against any person

orders                  against non-  who is resident in a country

                              which Sub-Part 11 of Part  V of the

                    Courts Act 1993 (Act 459) applies the  

                   order enforced against the person

                    in accordance with the provisions

                    of that Sub-Part."

 (c)     In section 7 substitute "section 16 and 37

(1)      (f) of the Courts Act, 1971 (Act 372)"

by "sections 18 and 47 (1) of the Courts Act        1993' (Act 459)'.

 

 

 

 

 

SECOND SCHEDULE

(section 1 19)

STA TUTES OF GENERAL A PPLICA TION

 

 

 

          Date of Statute

 

         Short Title

 

Extent of application

  1539(31 Hen.,VIIIci.)

  1540 (32 Hen. VIII c.32)

1540 (32 Hen.VIII,c.32)

1832(2&3WillIV,c.71) 1845 (8 & I 0 Vic, c. 106) 1843 (6 & 7 Vict, c.96) 1860 (23 & 24 Vic, c.1

1868 (31 & 32 Vic, c.60) 1869 (32 & 33 Vict, c I I0

Partitions Act

Partitions Act

Cestuique Vic Act Prescription Act

 Real Property Act

  Libel Act

Trustee Act

Partitions Act Cheritable Trusts Act             

         sections I and 2

         section I and 2

         section 4

         sections Ito 8

         sections 6 to8

         sections I & 2 sections I to 5 and 7 to34  

         sections 2 to 9

         section 12

 

 

                             

                   

                             

 

 

THIRD SCHEDULE

REPEALS (Section 120)

 

Courts Act 1971 (Act 372);

Courts (Amendment) Decree, 1972 (NLCD IO 1);

Courts (Amendment) (No. 2) Decree 1972 (NRCD 137);

Courts (Amendment) Law, 1987 (PNDCL. 19 1);

Public Tribunals Law, 1984 (PNDCL. 78);

Public Tribunals (Amendment) Law, 1985 (PNDCL. 108);

Public Tribunals (Amendment)Law, 1989 (PNDCL. 213);

District and Community Tribunals (Establishment and Procedure)

Regulations, 1988 (L.I. 1372)

 

 

  FOURTH SCHEDULE

 

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS CONTINUEDD IN FORCE 

(SECNON 12 1)

 

Supreme-Court Rules, 1970 (C.I. 13)

Court of Appeal Rules, 1962 (L.I. 218)

Court of Appeal (Legal Vacation) (Amendment) Rules, 1967 (L.I.

547)

Court of Appeal (Amendment) Rules, 1969 (L.I. 618)

Court of Appeal (Amendment) Rules, 1975 (L.I. 1002)

Court of Appeal (Amendment) Rules, 1977 (L.I. II 28)

High Court (Civil Procedure) Rules, 1954 (L.N. 140A)

High Court (Civil Procedure) (Amendment) Rules, 1958 (L.N. 93.)

HighCourt (CivilProcedure)(Amendment)(No.2) Rules, 1958(L.N.

208)

High Court (Exchange Control) (Amendment) Rules, 1961 (L. 1. 13 1)

High Court (Civil Procedure) (Legal Vacation) (Amendment) Rules, 1967 (L.I. 548)

High Court (Civil Procedure) (Amendment) Rules, 1975 (L.I. I 00 1)

High Court (Civil Procedure) (Amendment) Rules, 1977 (L.I. II 07)

HighCourt(CivilProcedure)(Amendment)Rules, 1977(L.I. 1129)

DistrictCourtRules, 1977(L.I. 1127)

 lnferior Courts Order, 1972 (L.I. 730)

Juvenile Court Procedure Rules, 1946 (No. 22) Vol.  VII of Laws Of the Gold Coast (I 954)

Civil Procedure (Amendment) Rules, 1963 (L.I.248)

Civil Proceedings (Fees and Allowances) Rules, 1978 (L.I. II 90) Courts (Award of Interest) Instrument, 1984 (L.I. 1295)

Probate and Administration Rules, 1991 (L.I. 1515)

Civil [Proceedings(FeesandAllowances)Ruies,1992(L.11540).

 

 

 

 

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